Equipment

Determining Microneedling Depth

Practitioners should be aware that electric microneedling device length settings do not always correspond to actual depth of penetration. For “Micro-Needling Depth Penetration, Presence of Pigment...

AeroForm Tissue Expander System FDA Cleared

AirXpanders has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) de novo clearance for the AeroForm Tissue Expander System, a Class II medical device used for breast reconstruction following...

FDA Issues Guidance on Medical Device Cyber Security

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a new draft guidance on the post-market management of medical device cyber security, a response to ever-evolving technology, and hence,...

A study published in the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology (December 2016) found that the BTL Vanquish ME (Maximum Energy) from BTL Aesthetics was effectively redesigned for more efficient...

Cutera has introduced the PICO Genesis, a new nonthermal approach for the treatment of pigmentary skin concerns using the Enlighten picosecond laser system. The procedure uses ultra-short laser...

A study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (December 2016) compared AeroForm—a remote controlled, needle-free CO2-based expander—to saline tissue expanders.

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